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Pastoral Manifesto – You Cannot Grow Your Church

“You are not responsible for a big church or a popular church or a relevant church…culture decides that.  You are responsible for a healthy church.  Look for signs of health and wellness… not growth potential.” There are many adages that … Continue reading

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Manifesto – Preamble

I’m a pastor.  There…I said it. I’ve been a pastor for about 15 years beginning in college and continuing to my present vocation today.  I’ve loved and I’ve hated being a pastor…at times simultaneously.  I’ve worked in suburban churches, inner-city … Continue reading

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